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Jan 5, 2013 7:30pm PST
-old at that point in time and he saw the salt pier 39 through the earthquake which was a big deal, the eventually demise of the 'em bark dare row [spelling?] freeway and all of the great extraordinarily wonderful development the port has been doing in that period of time as well as a whole bunch of other impacts from positive and negative to tourism. bob has served as as ceo for about of 12 years dating back to 2,000, he is trying to retire at the end of this month he managed to get 2 feet out of door in august and have been consulting back to the pier ever since and he has been an icon of the water front. someone who has represented the interest of the water front all over the city bob has been a board member of san francisco travel the fisherman's whofer community benefit district the san francisco chamber and california travel association and under bob's guidance he has changed check out the restaurants and retaining the best of the best and has driven peer 39 into it's current world renown amazing number of visitors every year and it's reputation for being a family friendly location. i love
Jan 2, 2013 6:30pm PST
of this month he managed to get 2 feet out of door in august and have been consulting back to the pier ever since and he has been an icon of the water front. someone who has represented the interest of the water front all over the city bob has been a board member of san francisco travel the fisherman's whofer community benefit district the san francisco chamber and california travel association and under bob's guidance he has changed check out the restaurants and retaining the best of the best and has driven peer 39 into it's current world renown amazing number of visitors every year and it's reputation for being a family friendly location. i love a number of things about bob, but his own stated key to success tells you why he has been so successful at the water front and that is his belief that people like to be on or close to the bay and that they are drawn from the to the activity on the bay from the large cargo ships and to sail boats and kayaker and is the sea loin sanctuary that has come under his rain and the draw of fresh fresh that we take for freehand here on the water front. as
Jan 3, 2013 9:30pm PST
's not that easy to be a port surveyor a lot of the project are actually under the piers and require a boat and bounce along regardless of the tied and get precise measurements regardless of the types of installations and it can be apparently very a scary and alan no has not made it into the the port staff that has fallen into the basen and so you they for not joining it it's an very exclusive club. and so easy an amazing person there is no task that is too difficult for his analytical mind he is a good friend to all of his colleague and is many year ago i asked him a question and i asked him what is the distance between peer 48 and -- park and his answered amused my that i kept it and so i'm going to keep it. it's two want 6 miles of quo miles and 3.0 miles from the street front to street front and 0-point miles of northeast corner of peer 48 to the tip of head beak and so that is nothing if not pre-site and humorous and really fun and something that we will never forgot. you should be a math teacher because you know how to make matt fun allean alan and so that you for your amazing frien
Jan 3, 2013 11:30pm PST
. and so the port commission is very well aware in 1969, we got our 54 piers nine react activated and we have an extraordinarily large deferred maintenance problem in the magnitude of $2.2 million and what the port earned as an enterprise is not enough to deal with the assets and the defined problems and so one of our major strategies that the port has initiated in the last decade is to find other source and is so we can be successful leveraging the important assets for the future and so this chart really shows all of the growth of all of these other source that are helping ut to solve our problems and the joe bonds that we just spoke of have been important for park improvementings and i s d which, is in the bright blue is a major proposal to help us build critical flay structure for areas that otherwise, we could not afford. and as a commission m o there is an exhibit a in here in your pact that provides much more detail and there is a lot of detail under pinning this expert aba 18 that allowed united states to take the value from the sea walls for the piers a b 1199 that is the pier 7
Jan 7, 2013 1:30am PST
-11 and the economic meltdown he helped us process per keeping pier 39 a clean friendly place to visit and under bob's direction it became the most visited pier and total sales have grown to million dollars of dollars till today. bob bob's legacies to pier 39, fisherman's whof and to the city thank you bob.. >> for he is a jolly good fellow ... and nobody can deny," "... (applause). . >>> so is anyone he will going to speak?.. >> go ahead susan. >>> while you are completing all your hugs, susan reynolds again director of real estate. bob i want to wish you well in requirement, but don't be a stranger and thank you for all your support and everything that you have done including leaving pier 39 in very compatible hands capable hands and that is important if you are going to leave leave a good structure behind and he has done that and on behalf of real estate, i want to thank you four making our lives so much easier thank you very much. >> (applause). . >> good afternoon i'm joe from san francisco travel and i would like to add my commends about mob macintosh and what he has done for pier 39
Jan 2, 2013 8:30pm PST
,000 and that is for the exploretory and at&t park, pier one and disprawn if we have the crews terminal project for one 10 million or $827 million of investments since the adoption of the water front plan. the three project that weave i'll that brad will be talking about in a moment is at a much larger scale in these three proposed project and you will see as you look at the project that there is about 400 and $10 million of planned i f d proceeds for infrastructure costs in this project and so this policy is really going to attract huge -- a much larger amount of private investment than we have seen since the adoption of the private land units lan and to pay for critical city owned land use structure and with that, brad will talk you through the project. >> thank you elane. and we do think that this is potentially a game changer for the port. i want to make one minor correction. we have not calculated yet the amount of i f d ass that are captured in pier 70 and it can be the location that we capture the tax increment and it could be that these projects will reach a billion dollars of investment from the i
Jan 6, 2013 5:00am PST
and sauce leet toe [spelling?] and in addition, to the peer 41 the marine terminal at pier 41 was part of the acas i say and in 2,007 the blue and gold receive the iso31 in service and the safety management service was certified by the america bureau of service and this is was a huge complicate for the company. one that everyone contributed to. and it brings us to 2012 under the contract blue and gold operates and maintains 11 vessels owned by l e t ta and blue and gold operates clues and is maintains nine vessels four of these vessels are capable of speeds of 40 naughts, they are hain contained in value lay oh, by blue and gold employee and is so successful are in the ala media oakland and harbor bay and the newest san francisco ferry service and the remaining eight are operate in the excursion business bay reuses, charters and our rocket boat we operate to tib bureau ron, angel island and our commuter ferry service to tib bureau ron and the 15 services are all maintained by blue and gold feet employees at our pier nine facility in san francisco. i don't believe this slide needs muc
Jan 6, 2013 6:00am PST
and also enjoy the public art on the pier 92 grain silo and is there is a rail track that goes through the middle of the site that runs east and west and so we are consolid dating or down where people can work with the arts enrichment process and then selecting plant material that is made of coastal california plant material and one of the thing that we a heard from the maritime community is that they wanted to make sure that we balanced this a park that people can enjoy but not a place that attracts a whole a lot of typical recreation because of the freight rail running through it and significant amount of truck traffic that goes to the port's operation and is so we felt that we had come up with a design that balances that and helps create a natural pedestrianian and bicycle movement, provides a safe crossing for the rail tracks and we worked with the fire department to maximize their lazy holds to get maximize access to the public and a whof area that is fenced off that is not attractive that we are talking about removing and opening up the water to. >> okay and then the clear spac
Jan 6, 2013 6:30am PST
streets, sidewalks sidewalks and park locate and is improvements to pier 48 currently estimates at over $2 million in current $2,012 and this infrastructure is really needed to unlock the value of this site for the port and for development. very significant this would be an entirely new city neighborhood with significant economic development for the city as a whole and 5,000 construction jobs and over 7,000 permanent jobs on the site and 10,000 jobs regionally with up to 2,000 new residents so erail mentioned the fiscal analysis that we would do through fiscal feasiblable report to the board of supervisors prior to environmental review and the draft fiscal feasiblability for this probability indicates a 9 million-dollar tax benefit to the city after the cost of the city services and this is after netting out the property tax increment that we would capture through the i f b and so this is really coming from gross receipts tax and sales tax and other tacks that would continue to flow to the general fund. and elane mentioned the idea of excess tax increments and after the project needs are
Jan 14, 2013 3:30am PST
and pier 48 in the port's exclusive negotiating agreement with sea wall lot sociabilities affiliated with the san francisco giant, this slide shows is that the area that we are conceiving of the certainty lot a in mission bay was previously a from the period between 1905 and fine 26 it started to be used for what he will use and that is one of the things that drove the filming along the san francisco water front. this is the film today and you will see it in yellow and it really stands out as one of the areas that needs attention in mission bay. as the as you heard so eloquently from david port staff isel contempt plating the develop of this park and the earn part of eastern part of city was cut off from bay access and so this is one of the a pennities that we strive to provide and so this development is contemporary plating 3.5 million square feet of mixed use development and unto a thousand unit of residential and up to one .7 million square feet of commercial office space with ground floor retail and approximately 2800 to 3,000 parking spaces with over 8pm acres of parking space
Jan 25, 2013 9:30pm PST
building with all the piers in place. the ferry building went through the 1906 earthquake. how badly damaged it was it? >> just the clock tower was rendered on safe or compromised. -- it was rendered unsafe or compromised. they had thought about taking the clock tower down, but it has remained largely intact. >> we will talk more about the clock tower later on. it is beautiful. somehow or another, this big platform got built. do you know approximately when? >> in the 1970's, the park came in. they built the platform. it building and underneath this platform and across the bay. >> this was developed as part of the bart transportation strategy? >> correct, and the park construction at that time. >> it is not on this plaza, separated a little bit, let's colligate e -- let's call it gate e. >> it is adjacent. it them every now and then i talk to people who are out of town and people say where is the giant ball park. i say that it is next to pier 40. they make the assumption that it is next to pier 39, but we know that is not true. the numbering is bob and even. it -- the numbering is odd
Jan 3, 2013 10:30pm PST
and gold excursion and rocket boat services operate from pier 39 and there are four births at pier 39 which can be used for some of the smaller vessels $622,000 will be paid to the worth port from revenue generate from this facility: we just signed a fooive year least with the port for pier 19. these are critical for our operations. there is a welding shop, machine shop, storage for spare parts and equipment need today make repairs there are two docks where both can be excused while repairses are made or to lay up while they are not in operation and blue and gold is expected to pay the port one $55,000 in rent in 20 if we will 20/20 12 for our pier nine facility. while ala media and oakland services use gate e. blue and gold operates ferries from value layer row and allay media to at&t partial and this service has been incredible pap more he especially this year with the giants success. in january blue and gold was awarded the water transportation authority contract under this contract we operate ferries to value layer row and ala media and so fraction and we work with the w ta to not on
Jan 16, 2013 9:00pm PST
wasn't employed to be an american. >> expecting a stormy time tonight. this is "piers morgan tonight." this is "piers morgan tonight." >> good evening. the latest breaking news on the american hostage situation overseas later. we begin with the most important issue facing this country right now, the issue that president obama made his agenda today. a little over one month since the brutal shooting at sandy hook. the president changed the rules on begins with a stroke of his pen. signing 23 executive actions he says will strengthen background checks and expand safety programs in schools. the president is also calling for action in increasingly gridlocked congress. >> the most important changes we can make depend on congressional action. ask your member of congress if they support universal background checks to keep guns out of the wrong hands. ask them if they support renewing a ban on military-style assault weapons and high capacity magazines. ask them what is more important, doing whatever it takes to get an "a" grade from the gun lobby that funds their campaigns, or giving parents
Jan 3, 2013 10:00pm PST
populace ray over here across the street from the pier boardings and about this time last year, we were in -- speaking on behalf of the street artists to request that we be kept at jefferson on jefferson street when the construction work is done and even though, here at jefferson plaza, we were all in the same situation about this time last year when the occupied the encampment was across the street from all of the businesses all along the quart front and we you and -- we were at the front line of all of that and acting as a buffer to protecting a lot of business and is interests along the water front. and we would like for to you take that into consideration that you know, we not only park the colorful city in term of locally made art. , but also we were brothers and aunts at one time when then campment was there and to you know, like beggings and asking that you keep us in your good instead and keep us at jefferson when that renovation is complete. thank you. >> thank you. phillips and then debra king. >>> thank you commissioners i'll be brief my name is steven phillips i'm a
Jan 15, 2013 5:00am PST
options, reliability and ways to connect. rethink possible. . >>> a fire burning right now on this pier in crocket, we will tell you what crews are doing to get it under control and this fire does not appear to be suspicious. >>> a grim discovery near a bay area college campus, many questions need to be answered. >>> afternoon temperatures need to warm up a bit. >>> and it is a battle over gun control, the bay area is directly tied to that battle, it is all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. . >>> this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning to you welcome to a brand-new day, january 15th, i am dave clark. >> i am pam cook, thank you for waking up on this chilly morning, and some people are saying, pam it is so cold. >> it is actually warmer up in alaska than it is for the west coast. in fact temperatures have cooled down, you know there are 20s around and afternoon temperatures are coming up for a few like oakland, redwood city and santa rosa. here is sal. >>> you can see it is looking pretty good no major problems come together concord avenue and on the san mateo brid
Jan 16, 2013 6:00pm PST
sunny here on the "rediculist." that's it for now. american hostages being held in algeria. piers morgan starts right now. >>> tonight calls on guns. >> americans of every background stand up and say enough. we have suffered too much pain and care too much about our children to allow this to continue, then change will come. >> a bunch of people on both sides of the gun debate and gun advocates who think i'm just plain wrong on the guns. last time he schooled me on american weather. >> it's hurricane. >> not in my country. >> well, we're not in your country now. >> i wasn't employed to be an american. >> expecting a stormy time tonight. this is "piers morgan tonight." good evening. the latest breaking news on the american hostage situation overseas. we begin with the most important issue facing this country right now, the issue that president obama made his agenda today. a little over one month since the brutal shooting at sandy hook. the president changed the rules on gun with the stroke of his pen. signing 23 executive actions he says will strengthen background checks and expand safety
Jan 15, 2013 6:00am PST
fighting that fire at the pier and i did ask the chief if this is a popular pier where people like to do a lot of fishing he said not really it's usually abandoned. it's closed to a sugar factory so the workers there are on fire watch looking for debris in the water. elissa harrington, cbs 5. >> thank you. >>> incredible video. >> we thought it wasn't going to impact amtrak. the union pacific railroad tracks run through the area so for a while they closed them down and reopened it. now there are systemwide delays on the capitol corridor line. obviously check ahead call your carrier if you ride capitol corridor amtrak. major systemwide delays is what they are calling them. so usually that's a half hour or more. it's not impacting traffic now on the carquinez bridge. as you just heard elissa mention, there are doing some traffic control. they have some city street closures around the waterfront area in crockett at jackson and loring but the main lines of the freeway interstate 80 the carquinez bridge is a mile or less from where the fire is burning so n
Jan 4, 2013 12:00am PST
for pier 27 and james terminal and northeast project and 'em bark dare row on lumbar street and expend the term to december 2014 and request authorization to execute an amendment to general amendment contract and construction expect. to company. from steen 19,000 to an amount not to compete 100,880,000 and one $62 and furthermore increase the contractamount and if needed to unanticipated contingencies for a total authorization and four in this action thoughts and 200 to fund the phase two project construction and expend the project to december 312014 and execute an amendment of understanding with the san francisco department of public workers to increase the millimeter o u funding from the existing not to the exceed $7,078,267 to an amount not to compete $9,714,075 which consists of one million 936,228 there is for phase two for project management service and is to extent the prjt to december 31 st. december 14 i. long . >> judge good evening commissioners and executive directors my name is kim and project director and i'll summarize the two scope and accomplish this work. the ela
Jan 15, 2013 7:00am PST
>> reporter: a suspicious fire on the waterfront in crockett this morning as the pier goes up in flames. >>> a grim discovery near a bay area college campus. why it could be tied to another crime. >> reporter: we're live in menlo park where there's a lot of hype and excitement surrounding facebook's big announcement today. >>> plus -- surprising news for air travelers why sfo could soon have a new name. "mornings on 2" begins right now. >>> well, good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2." i'm dave clark. >> good morning. i'm tori campbell. it's tuesday, january 15th. >>> we begin with developing news. right now, firefighters are still putting out hot spots from a big fire near the carquinez bridge. it started shortly before 4:00 this morning in a vacant building along the waterfront in the city of crockett. ktvu's alex savidge was the first reporter on the scene and tells us why investigators are calling this fire suspicious. good morning, alex. >> reporter: good morning, tori. it appears suspicious because this is an abandoned building on the pier and it caught fire in the mid
Jan 15, 2013 7:00am PST
. if crews are battling a pier fire in the east bay. this is causing delays to amtrak and the capitol corridor. we are live on the scene. >> several counties in the bay area are also posting a gun buyback program today details straight ahead. >> we're also working up to cold mornings. a freeze warnings in effect is mourning for most of the bay area. >> we will star with our developing story. contra costa county of fire crews are still on the scene of an abandoned pier that caught fire just before 4:00 this morning. if to get you more news faster we will turn to jackie's sizzle who joins us live from the scene carry it >> an old abandoned. pierre was burning. it was really hard for them to fight the fire because is where the paralyzed. there are tracks between it and the martinez street. they stated that they had to wait for the fire bolt to our arrived. they started putting water on it and because it is an old pier it is very hard for them to fight it. he s >> this pier is about 80 to 100 years old perry ed it is very problematic for us. it has very heavy timber. it will burn for a wh
Jan 11, 2013 3:00am EST
, but this is a pretty amazing and wonderful story. thanks so much for joining us. "piers morgan tonight" is next. >>> tonight, another school, another shooting. where will it end? >> the shooter had numerous rounds of shotgun shells, 12-gauge shotgun. numerous rounds in his pocket. >> there was blood everywhere. >> now the clock is ticking. what will the white house do? >> even if what we do only saves one life, it makes sense. >> i'll talk to gabby giffords' husband, mark kelly, who is a gun owner and supporter of the second amendment. >> we elect some smart people who should be able to work out these issues. they have just neglected to do it. >> also, meet the man who says i'm off the rails when it comes to gun control, and we'll debate that theory. >> and the toll gun violence has taken on america. i'll ask tony robbins. you may be surprised to hear what he has to say. this is "piers morgan tonight." good evening. vice president joe biden says his gun task force will have a set of recommendations on the president's desk by tuesday. that doesn't mean there's a consensus yet. listen to this fro
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Jan 14, 2013 11:30pm PST
shock, piers morgan. [ laughter ] folks, when it comes to gun rights, like all englishmen, he drives on the wrong side of the barrel. 1010 americans a year are hit by gunfire or killed or wounded. you have to wake up and smell the coffee. at what point do you gunny lobby guys want say we get it. it's time to change. >> stephen: calm down, peers! what experience does this union jack-off have with guns? their police don't even carry them. [ laughter ] if you want to have a debate about whistle control, i'm all ears. [ laughter ] but piers isn't interested in having a productive discussion. look at the way he ignores his guest radio host, gun advocate, and conspiracy sommelier alex jones' and his perfectly reasonable questions. >> how many gun murders were there in britain? >> how many great white sharks kill people every year but they're scared to swim? >> how many gun murders were there in britain last year? >> how many chimpanzees can dance on the head of a pin? >> stephen: yes, answer the real questions, piers! [ laughter ] how many chimps can dance on a head of pin? why can't donke
Jan 2, 2013 7:30pm PST
the earn portion of sea wall at pier 53. can i have a motion to approve the consent items. >> motion comment. seeing none, all in favor? aye resolution 1292 and 12 knee have been a moved. >> item nine a first amendment too leafs one 48 one four with a california corporation operating an indoor out door casual dining restaurant located at taylor street through december 2019. good afternoon commission nears senior property manager i'll like to describe to you what i'm asking your approval for, give you a brief overview and tell you about the benefit associated with this and give you a brief background and then talk a little bit about the port retail leasing port policy that allows us to proceed on this and so i'm hear here to request the approval of the first amendment as read by the commissioner secretary. this is for an extension of the andre bow din least [spelling?] located in the octogon building there in fisherman's whof and they are offering to extend it in exchange for capital improvements and return 50,000 per year com additional renne and improve the visit
Dec 31, 2012 9:00pm CST
square in new york city, the doors opened not too long ago at navy pier people are celebrating in a lot of different ways early on so from party favors two-party cure-alls and penny faris here's a glimpse at how chicago at navy pier 7:00 p.m., not midnight may for new year's celebration on the early side onlooker's agree it's never too early to start their new year's resolution. >> whatever your resolution it can wait until tomorrow because at this side of navy pier the tables were set. dancing and dining and drinking. all day long places like dylan's party supplies have been selling helium balloons despite the nationwide shortage of helium. beverage depot expected a big day on the busiest day of the year despite the nation's on certain financial future. more people are staying in which means they need to buy their bows. owner of revive a hydration clinic in river north their booking hour-long appointments for new year's day at $99 a shot the jet lag the rundown in ds on over. getting a lot of questions about revive, just go to our website and willing to to their website. yes they stil
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Jan 9, 2013 12:00am PST
checks. meanwhile, piers morgan's show is the home of thoughtful debate on this matter. on monday he invited conspiracy enthusiast alex jones who offered a calm and cogent argument for guns. >> stalin took the guns, mal, took the guns castro took the guns, hugo chavez took the guns. and i am here to tell you 1776 will commence again if you try to take our fire rms a. it doesn't matter how many you get there on the street begging for them to have their guns taken. we will not relinquish them. do you understand? >> i think he speaks for all of us. there is more. >> you are a hatchet man of the new world order. you are a hatchet man. i will say this right here. you think are you a tough guy? have me back with a boxing ring in here and i will wear red, white and blue and you can wear your jolly roger. >> let's try again. how many gun murders were there in britain last year? >> how many chimpanzees can dance on the head of a pin? >> answer the question, piers. jones did the unthinkable making piers morgan almost seem sane. the voice of reason in a world gone mad. >> i hate to invite all o
Jan 23, 2013 9:00pm PST
. this is "piers morgan tonight." >>> good evening. and first of all, apologies for my ridiculous voice. my critics of course would be thrilled that i have nearly been silenced. although i'm still squiggling on. on the positive note, i've always wanted to sound like barry white. so i'll try to get through this as best i can. inauguration seems like such a long time ago. in the blue skies of celebration america coming together it couldn't last and it didn't last. tonight the country is at odds over everything from guns to the weather to hillary clinton. when it comes to the battle over benghazi, she gave as good as she got. it was an extraordinary moment. listen to this. >> the fact is we had four dead americans. i understand. >> was it because of a protest or was it because of guys out for a walk one night who decided they'd go kill some americans? what difference at this point does it make? it is our job to figure out what happened and do everything we can to prevent it from ever happening again, senator. >> an emotional hillary clinton today. my next guest has been calling for secretary clinton's
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